Forgot my boot password on my old compaq presario 3000. What do i do? Tags: Compaq Presario Boot Computers Last response: December 5, 2011 5:21 AM in Computer Brands Share passwordrecovery2000 December 5, 2011 4:21:26 AM I forgot my boot password on my old compaq presario 3000 and I can't get in. More about : forgot boot password compaq presario 3000 Saga Lout December 5, 2011 5:21:00 AM Hello and welcome to Tom's Hardware Forums. If by boot password you mean the BIOS password, you're sunk but if it's only the Windows system password you could install a Linux system on to the same hard disk and transfer your flies to the new system. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumCompaq Presario R 3000 power cord issue ForumPLEASE help!! Compaq Presario r 3000 Power Port issue-- ForumOld Hp Compaq Presario S 3000 NX Motherboard and power supply problem ForumCompaq Presario R 3000 backlight button ForumCompaq Presario R 3000 Power Issue ForumOld Presario 1200 Laptop -- Boot problem ForumGraphic or video card in old compaq presario ForumPresario R 3000 (Intel P4) Bios/Cmos question?? ForumLaptops admin passwords ForumPC will not boot up ForumCompaq 4000 pro and XP professional ForumCompaq singal core ForumWhat type of memory is compatible with dell optiplex gx270 ForumUps for notebook computer - what models are exist? ForumHow to trace a lost laptop of HP Compaq having Model :-laptop Compaq presario cq ForumCompaq 610 laptop keyboard not working ForumWhat is interactive Boards? ForumHp Compaq DX6120 mt Blinks in Red continously when connected on Power More resources Read discussions in other Computer Brands categories Compaq Dell Gateway Hewlett Packard Packard Bell Apple eMachines !